DEF Grants, Scholarships and Applications

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These grants were awarded to Dalton Public Schools’ staff for innovative instructional designs so that educators are provided resources not otherwise available to them. Congratulations to each of the individuals/teams who were awarded these grants.


DEF Grant Awarded at BrookwoodDEF Grant Awarded at MIHS

2017-18 Grants for Instruction

Application and Instructions

2017-18 Grants Awarded

Recipient: School: Grant: Funded By:
Renee Mahan Brookwood Fossils...melted in time All
Renee Mahan Brookwood Bowls of Plenty All
Sara Rutledge City Park Bloxels! All
Suzy Thomas Westwood Math to GoAll
Michelle Huch Westwood It's Alive! Reading and Math SolutionsAll
Liz ForbergerBrookwood Social Studies Comes AliveJanice Meadows
Lane RaberWestwood Follow the trail of the CherokeeJanice Meadows/ Wishlist/Tom Jones
Bekah Cook Blue Ridge Innovative Classroom TablesRowena Martin
Carmen FlaminiBrookwoodMacro & Micro World of NatureRowena Martin
Liz ForbergerBrookwoodSewing ClubRowena Martin
Beth GrangerCity Park/Westwood Launching InnovationRowena Martin
Alecia HagbergDalton High Chemistry ColorimetryRowena Martin
Whitney HollifieldDalton HighGreek Theatre MasksRowena Martin
CJ LittleDalton HighA Walk Through EdenRowena Martin
Matthew SaneDalton MiddleMatthew SaneRowena Martin
Christa Mathis, Jo McKinneyDalton Middle Legos for Earth Science Student ModelsRowena Martin
Kim FlemingDalton MiddleDMS Caught in ActionRowena Martin
Paige WattsMIHSiTranslateRowena Martin
Colleen McGoldrickPark Creek#LettuceLearnRowena Martin
Margaret KolbasRoanMini Nature ReserveRowena Martin
Suzy ThomasWestwood Butterfly or MothRowena Martin
Martha ThomasonWestwoodGoing Bananas!Rowena Martin
Sheila Yarbrough and Phil RinerMIHSMIHS Spirit StoreRowena Martin/ Tom Jones
Ava WyattDalton HighDalton in a BoxTom Jones
Ashley MartinWestwoodIt's Raining ManipulativesTom Jones
Ava WyattDalton High/ Brookwood Building a German Bridge: BW to DHSTom Jones
Elena JasDalton Middle Courtyard Garden/ IrrigationTom Jones
Becky Jewell and Wes PhinneyMIHS/ DHSSomething Rotten in AtlantaTom Jones
Jere Crockette and Shauna SandersRoanCode Monkeying AroundTom Jones
Wendy NorfleetPark CreekQuaver MusicTom Jones
Phil RinerMIHSPurchase 3 Wacom IntuosTom Jones/ Rowena Martin
Lisa CushmanCity Park Marble MadnessWishlist
Trevor LedfordDalton High Creation Supplies

Wishlist

Alecia Hagberg and Lacie CoquerilleDalton HighMolecular Models

Wishlist

Kay DeanPark CreekTooling Around

Wishlist

Shauna SandersRoanBuilding Logical and Critical Thinkers

Wishlist

Heath EllisRoanMore Bounce Needed

Wishlist

Amanda HisleRoanSTEM Fun for the Classroom

Wishlist

Anne FetzerRoanBeam me up Scottie!Wishlist

Briana RidleyRoanGuided Math GamesWishlist

Sara StevensRoanGetting Ziggi With ItWishlist


Charles E. Bowen, Sr. Leadership and Service Grant

Grants Funded Amount
To be announced





2016-17 Scholarships

Student School Scholarship
Marco Hernandez Morris Innovative High School Anonymous Scholarship - Planning to Major in Education

Aimee Ramirez Dalton High School Dale Cook Memorial Award
Hannah Barry

Dalton High School

Demera Keith Robinson Memorial Scholarship
Kyle Barnes

Dalton High School

Harlan E. Starr Memorial Scholarship
Sarah Kate Coleman

Dalton High School

John Bruner Memorial Scholarship
Nicholas Farris

Dalton High School

James E. Martin Memorial Math Award
Jacob Ferguson

Dalton High School

Business Leader of Tomorrow Scholarship
Laura Kate Wright

Dalton High School

Willisa H. Marsh Future Educator's Scholarship
Nicolas Perez-Carreno

Dalton High School

Anonymous Scholarship


Hale Academic Excellence in Teaching Award

Renee Peppers and Sandy Crow - $1,125 and small desk lamp awarded.